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Received 9/23/2016 via my email from a Craigslist ad:
I am replying back to your message concerning the job posted on Craigslist in which you're interested in,your application was received but unfortunately the position has been taken.There's another position to be filled, if that will interest YOU. I have gone through your email/RESUME and i am quite impressed, i think you are the right person for this job. I have had a previous Personal assistant who has been very commendable in her activities and who has been part of my life for the past 6 months, she has since moved on with her personal life and it has affected me in a way. I found her previously on the Craigslist website and I sincerely hope I will be able to find someone again who will be as efficient as she was. I need your service because I am constantly out of town as an auctioneer running my auction programme with my art products as an artist who deals with building interior,art work frames and also purchasing of art antiques from the auction and rebranding to put them back on high market sale..i am currently out of town now and will be back home real soon so that is why i will be needing you asap to take care of my errands for me back home as my personal assistant while i am away doing my auction programme.
as my Personal Assistant,i will be needing you to take care of some paper work or sometimes you might need to run some errands for me in the art shops,you might also be making out shippment of our products to customers and also make account for every transaction we made in the week you will also take care of my deliveries of every items you purchased pending the time am back home to pick them up from you..here are the items you might be purchasing for me occassionally,
Artists' acrylic paint brands?
Oil paint brands?
Golden Artist Colors
Speedball (art products)
Or Depending on the type of manufacturing environment. When you get my mails / packages; you are required to mail them to where ever i want them mailed to. You don't have to put money out of your pocket, all you have to do is have packages shipped to your house and do my shopping. You are allowed to open the packages to reveal its content. All expenses and taxes will be paid by me including your weekly salary. No heavy packages is involved! You can do the shopping at the nearest Art stores to you. I will provide you my personal UPS/Fedex account number for Shipping. All you have to do is provide my account number to the courier services and shipping charges will be applied into my account. I will provide clear set of instructions for each task I need you to do weekly as well the funds to cover them.You will be working 3days in a week and you're to choose any 3 days from Monday to Saturday of the week, if that will be preferable to you and you will be working 15hrs in these 3 days and that will be from 9am-1pm or 2pm to 7pm. which i will be offering you $500.00 weekly.
Hours: 15 Hours per week
Days: 3 days per week
Weekly Pay: $500.00
If you're interested in this job please provide me with your contact Details.
Full Contact Address Apt#:____________________
to get started Asap..and when am back home we can sort out your paper work so it can enable you to pay your tax.
I will be looking forward hearing from you and then proceed on the next step forward.
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